TITLE

Doctors' pay hikes beat inflation

PUB. DATE
March 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;3/8/93, Vol. 114 Issue 9, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents statistics on median salaries of staff physician specialists. The average pay of a staff physician employed by a hospital, HMO or group practice; Percentage of staff doctors permitted to maintain private practices; The average monthly cost for family health coverage of an HMO in 1991; The total health expenditures in 1992; The 1992 overall inflation rate; More.
ACCESSION #
9303040064

 

Related Articles

  • Non-par: A real dilemma. Page, Leigh // Modern Physician;Feb2003, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p38 

    Focuses on the dilemma faced by physicians who drop Medicare participation to raise reimbursements. Implication of the need to collect the whole bill from patients for physicians; Condition of patients of physicians who drop Medicare participation; Impact of Medicare payment cuts on medical...

  • Doctors' income versus ours.  // HealthFacts;Dec95, Vol. 20 Issue 199, p1 

    Compares the income of physicians in the United States for the years 1994 and 1973. Effect of the oversupply of physicians to medical care.

  • Effective income distribution for employed physicians. Collins, Hobart; Buntz, Don // hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Sep95, Vol. 49 Issue 9, p26 

    Discusses an effective income distribution for employed physicians in the United States. Philosophy and budget of an income distribution plan; Use of incentives.

  • Teaching physicians must be present during key portions of...  // hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Feb96, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p5 

    Looks at a general rule outlined in the 1996 Medicare fee schedule rules which states that teaching physicians must be present during the key portion of service or procedure for physician fee schedule payment to be made. How the Department of Justice's (DOJ) investigations of false claims are...

  • Network physicians still paid the old-fashioned way.  // hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Oct96, Vol. 50 Issue 10, p21 

    States the main findings of the American study report `Physician Compensation, Incentives and Benefits in Primary Care Networks.' Survey of ten large hospitals.

  • Seeing the sickest patients--and getting paid for it. Slomski, Anita J. // Medical Economics;11/23/98, Vol. 75 Issue 23, p76 

    Discusses how hospital groups plan for giving enough compensation for doctors treating the sickest patients in the United States. Use of a software program by Sharp Community Group which classifies patients according to the severity of their condition; Bonuses offered by Springfield Clinic;...

  • Do physicians make too much money? Reddy, Srinivas // Second Opinion;Jan93, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p109 

    Reviews the articles `Do Physicians Make Too Much Money?,' by Howard J. Curzer and `Professional Profiteering? The Ethics of Physician Entrepreneurship,' by David A. Hyman. Issues on physician entrepreneurship; Aristotle's Income Principle; Utilitarian Income Principle; Free Market Principle.

  • Doctors' Compensation: Up, Up and Away.  // People's Medical Society Newsletter;Oct2002, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p3 

    Reports on the compensation benefits of physicians in the U.S. in 2002.

  • Canada plans to reform doctors' pay. Spurgeon, David // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);07/13/96, Vol. 313 Issue 7049, p73 

    Reports on the plan of the government of Ontario to reform its doctors' compensation scheme. Reasons for the planned reform; Ontario Medical Association's pilot compensation program called rostering; Expected impact of compensation reform on patients and doctors.

  • How much are physicians making? Burda, David // Modern Healthcare;7/11/94, Vol. 24 Issue 28, p43 

    Reports on controlled growth in physician income due to the increasing availability of physician compensation data. Increasing number of employed physicians; Increase in physicians' average net income; Negotiations between physician and hospital; Case of the Utah Hospital Association; Insulating...

Share

Read the Article

Other Topics